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Inflexiones de 'pesar' (n): mpl: pesares

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pesar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (algo, alguien)weigh vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Pesa la bolsa de manzanas en la báscula.
 Weigh the sack of apples on the scale.
pesar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (masa determinada)weigh vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 ¿Cuántas toneladas pesa la carga?
 How many tons does the load weigh?
pesar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (arrepentirse)regret vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Haber dejado el trabajo te pesará siempre.
 You will always regret quitting that job.
pesar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (tener influencia)influence vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (be important)carry weight v exor
 La opinión de mi padre pesa mucho en todas mis decisiones.
 My father's opinion influences all my decisions a great deal.
pesar nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (pena) (sadness)regret nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (repentance)remorse, sorrow nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Con gran pesar por su parte tuvo que irse a trabajar al extranjero.
 With great regret on her part, she had to go to work abroad.
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Compound Forms:
a pesar de loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (aun así)in spite of, despite conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
a pesar de ello exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (no obstante)still, in spite of that, despite that conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
  (formal)nevertheless, notwithstanding conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
a pesar de los pesares exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (a pesar de todo)despite everything conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
  in spite of everything conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
  regardless of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 A pesar de los pesares, creo que Grecia saldrá de la crisis pronto.
a pesar de que,
a pesar de que se hace algo
loc conjlocución conjuntiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como conjunción ("ya que", "a fin de", "ahora que").
(pese a que, aunque)even though conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
  despite conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
  despite the fact that exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  even if conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
 A pesar de que odia madrugar, se levanta temprano todos los días.
 Even though he is not a morning person, he gets up early every day.
 * Despite the bad weather, many people lined the streets for the marathon.
 Even if you tell the truth, nobody is going to believe that it happened.
a pesar de que,
a pesar de que se haga algo
loc conjlocución conjuntiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como conjunción ("ya que", "a fin de", "ahora que").
(pese a que, aunque)in spite of conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
 A pesar de que cuentes la verdad, nadie va a creer lo que pasó.
a pesar de todo exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (aun así)in spite of everything, despite everything conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
a pesar de uno in spite of your shortcomings exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a pesar suyo loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (contra su voluntad)in spite of your shortcomings exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
Note: not "in spite of yourself?"
aun a su pesar loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (a pesar de lamentarlo)in spite of your, despite your conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
  even though conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that."
 * In spite of his disability, James became a famous writer.
con mucho pesar loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (con tristeza, dolor)regretfully, with regret, with great regret advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  sorrowfully, sadly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 Se despidieron con mucho pesar, como si fuera la última vez.
dar pesar vtr + nm (apesadumbrar)feel sorry, feel bad v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (figurative)with a heavy heart exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
muy a mi pesar exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (sintiéndolo mucho) (formal)much to my regret exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  to my great regret exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  with a heavy heart exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  much to my dismay exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Muy a mi pesar, castigué a mi hijo.
 Much to my regret, I punished my son.
pesar como un costal,
pesar un costal
loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
ES, coloquial (ser muy pesado)weigh a ton v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 ¡Uf, esto pesa como un costal! ¿Qué has metido en la maleta? ¿Piedras?
 This suitcase weighs a ton. Did you pack rocks in here?
pesar como una losa loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (gran peso)weigh heavily vi + adv
  (physical)weigh a ton v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
Note: Puede ser peso literal o figurado.
 La muerte de su madre pesa como una losa en su ánimo.
tener el pesar de,
tener el pesar de hacer algo
loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
(hacer algo no deseado)regret doing [sth], regret having done [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Tenía el pesar de mendigar para vivir.
tener el pesar de,
tener el pesar de hacer algo
loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
(dar mala noticia)have the misfortune of doing [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Tuve el pesar de comunicar el cierre de la empresa.
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